Theology Psychoanalysis & Trauma Paperback

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Theology Psychoanalysis & Trauma

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Pound's "Psychoanalysis and Theology" examines the relationship between these two seemingly unrelated disciplines. He begins by examining the emergence of trauma as a psychological category. He then explores the development of postmodern psychology with specific reference to Lacan, situating him within a clinical tradition instead of as a postmodern philosopher. Pound argues that Lacan's account of language and subjectivity and his use of trauma as an analytical tool were all anticipated by Kierkegaard, thus giving Kierkegaard a contemporary psychoanalytical voice, and showing the value of postmodern psychotherapy for theology. He concludes by showing that whilst psychoanalysis assumes a patient desires to be free of neurosis so he can continue a life of action, Christianity has the same goal, to free Christians from neurosis so they can unite desire and will in the love of God.

Theology Psychoanalysis & Trauma by Marcus Pound was published by SCM Press in September 2008 and is our 30237th best seller. The ISBN for Theology Psychoanalysis & Trauma is 9780334041399.

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Page last updated 14th September 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherSCM Press (September 2008)
Number of Pages210
Thickness11 mm
Height216 mm
Width140 mm
Product Code1222334
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